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Brunner / Suddarth's Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing - Single Volume - With DVD

Brunner / Suddarth's Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing - Single Volume - With DVD - 12th edition

ISBN13: 978-0781785891

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ISBN13: 978-0781785891
ISBN10: 0781785898

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 12TH 10
Copyright: 2010
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Published: 2010
International: No

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Brunner / Suddarth's Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing - Single Volume - With DVD - 12TH 10 edition

ISBN13: 978-0781785891

Suzanne C. Smeltzer

ISBN13: 978-0781785891
ISBN10: 0781785898

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 12TH 10
Copyright: 2010
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Published: 2010
International: No
Summary

The best-selling textbook of medical-surgical nursing is now in its Twelfth Edition--with updated content throughout and enhanced, state-of-the-art ancillaries. Highlights include a new art program and design, integrated case studies in the text, and increased use of popular features such as guidelines charts, health promotion charts, geriatric charts, and ethnic and related issues charts.This edition's enhanced ancillaries include online case studies, over 6,000 NCLEX-style review questions, and numerous three-dimensional animations of key concepts in anatomy and physiology and pathophysiology.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Unit 1 Basic Concepts in Nursing
* 1 Health Care Delivery and Nursing Practice
* 2 Community-Based Nursing Practice
* 3 Critical Thinking, Ethical Decision Making, and the Nursing Process
* 4 Health Education and Health Promotion
* 5 Adult Health and Nutritional Assessment

Unit 2 Biophysical and Psychosocial Concepts in Nursing Practice
* 6 Homeostasis, Stress, and Adaptation
* 7 Individual and Family Considerations Related to Illness
* 8 Perspectives in Transcultural Nursing
* 9 Genetics and Genomics Perspectives in Nursing
* 10 Chronic Illness and Disability
* 11 Principles and Practices of Rehabilitation
* 12 Health Care of the Older Adult

Unit 3 Concepts and Challenges in Patient Management
* 13 Pain Management
* 14 Fluid and Electrolytes: Balance and Disturbance
* 15 Shock and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
* 16 Oncology: Nursing Management in Cancer Care
* 17 End-of-Life Care

Unit 4 Perioperative Concepts and Nursing Management
* 18 Preoperative Nursing Management
* 19 Intraoperative Nursing Management
* 20 Postoperative Nursing Management

Unit 5 Gas Exchange and Respiratory Function
* 21 Assessment of Respiratory Function
* 22 Management of Patients With Upper Respiratory Tract Disorders
* 23 Management of Patients With Chest and Lower Respiratory Tract Disorders
* 24 Management of Patients With Chronic Pulmonary Disease
* 25 Respiratory Care Modalities

Unit 6 Cardiovascular, Circulatory, and Hematologic Function
* 26 Assessment of Cardiovascular Function
* 27 Management of Patients With Dysrhythmias and Conduction Problems
* 28 Management of Patients With Coronary Vascular Disorders
* 29 Management of Patients With Structural, Infectious, and Inflammatory Cardiac Disorders
* 30 Management of Patients With Complications From Heart Disease
* 31 Assessment and Management of Patients With Vascular Disorders and Problems of Peripheral Circulation
* 32 Assessment and Management of Patients With Hypertension
* 33 Assessment and Management of Patients With Hematologic Disorders

Unit 7 Digestive and Gastrointestinal Function
* 34 Assessment of Digestive and Gastrointestinal Function
* 35 Management of Patients With Oral and Esophageal Disorders
* 36 Gastrointestinal Intubation and Special Nutritional Modalities
* 37 Management of Patients With Gastric and Duodenal Disorders
* 38 Management of Patients With Intestinal and Rectal Disorders

Unit 8 Metabolic and Endocrine Function
* 39 Assessment and Management of Patients With Hepatic Disorders
* 40 Assessment and Management of Patients With Biliary Disorders
* 41 Assessment and Management of Patients With Diabetes Mellitus
* 42 Assessment and Management of Patients With Endocrine Disorders

Unit 9 Urinary Tract Function
* 43 Assessment of Renal and Urinary Tract Function
* 44 Management of Patients With Renal Disorders
* 45 Management of Patients With Urinary Disorders

Unit 10 Reproductive Function
* 46 Assessment and Management of Female Physiologic Processes
* 47 Management of Patients With Female Reproductive Disorders
* 48 Assessment and Management of Patients With Breast Disorders
* 49 Assessment and Management of Problems Related to Male Reproductive Processes

Unit 11 Immunologic Function
* 50 Assessment of Immune Function

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